We are pleased to announce the merger of Weeks Law and John E. Fletcher Professional Corporation as MERGEN LAW LLP.

We invite you to visit our new website to learn more about our team and services. Our contact information has changed; we ask that you update your records.

Corporate / Estate Litigation / Wills, Estates & Probate / Real Estate


Calgary Franchise & Branding Lawyer: Here to help with Franchise & Branding

Let’s build your legacy

Whether you’re looking to establish, promote, purchase or sell a franchise here in Calgary or elsewhere within Canada, MERGEN LAW can help you maximize your objectives.

From the food service industry to hospitality and technology, our team has experience defining corporate structures, preparing franchise agreements, creating and protecting your Brand and registering your product’s copyright material and trademarks and generally assisting and consulting in defining and achieving your special identity and goals.

Franchising and Branding is an important step in the evolution and leveraging of your business. Make sure you’re aware of every potential advantage.

Franchising in Alberta and Across Canada

By Province

MERGEN LAW will ensure you are prepared for Franchising your business depending on which Provinces you are moving into. Franchise Law is not federally controlled, it is regulated on a per-province basis.

Provinces with Franchise Law include:

  • Alberta
  • Ontario
  • Manitoba
  • New Brunswick
  • PEI

Provinces who are working on Franchise Regulation:

  • BC (pending)

John has Integrity, decisiveness, dependability, initiative, judgment and unselfishness. In addition, he is a leader. Fairness, diligence and sound  preparation, professional skill and loyalty are the marks of leadership. John Fletcher possesses all of the aforementioned. He has a high sense of duty and obligation.

- David Smith – Realtor, Sutton Group D.L.B.